8 days in Anaheim, Las Vegas & San Diego Itinerary

8 days in Anaheim, Las Vegas & San Diego Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States holiday planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

8 days in Anaheim, Las Vegas & San Diego Itinerary

Start: New York City
bus + Fly:  9​h 15​min
1
Anaheim
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
2
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 15​min
End: New York City

1
night
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
On the 24th (Mon), get your game on at The Rinks - Anaheim ICE.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Anaheim online trip builder .

New York City to Anaheim is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from New York City to Anaheim due to the time zone difference. When traveling from New York City in December, plan for much warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Anaheim: temperatures range from 71°F by day to 47°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Rinks - Anaheim ICE ©
The Rinks - Anaheim ICE

3
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Valley of Fire State Park and Battlefield Vegas. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas. There's lots more to do: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, have some family-friendly fun at Dig This, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip.

Plan my day in Las Vegas using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Getting from Anaheim to Las Vegas by combination of bus and flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Anaheim in December: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 57°F and lows are around 39°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Valley of Fire State Park
Highlights from your plan
Dig This ©
Dig This
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park

3
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
On the 29th (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Mission Beach Park and then kick back and relax at La Jolla Cove. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at South Carlsbad State Beach and then stroll through La Jolla Shores Park.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the San Diego sightseeing planner .

Fly from Las Vegas to San Diego in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in December, things will get somewhat warmer in San Diego: highs are around 68°F and lows about 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

South Carlsbad State Beach
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Shores Park ©
La Jolla Shores Park
South Carlsbad State Beach ©
South Carlsbad State Beach
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

Similar Plans

9 days in San Diego & Los Angeles BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 12 days in Las Vegas, Los Angeles & Miami BY A USER FROM INDIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in California & Las Vegas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Las Vegas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in San Diego BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 15 days in Las Vegas BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 11 days in Hillsville & Las Vegas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Las Vegas, Los Angeles & New York City BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans